- Industrial Arts is defined as the study of the skills needed to work with tools and machinery.
An example of Industrial Arts is a welding class.
Welding is one of the industrial arts.
industrial arts definition by Webster's New World
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the mechanical and technical skills used in industry, esp. as a subject for study in schools
industrial arts definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun (used with a sing. verb)
A subject of study aimed at developing the manual and technical skills required to work with tools and machinery.